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Why Elizabeth Olsen considered using a different last name when she started acting
“WandaVision” star Elizabeth Olsen revealed that she wanted to avoid “nepotism” as the younger sibling of Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.
Twitter refuses to say whether LeBron James 'YOU'RE NEXT' tweet violated policy since it was deleted
Twitter is remaining mum over whether a controversial tweet by NBA superstar LeBron James violated its policies, since the tweet has been taken down.
Columbus officer who fatally shot teen girl as she lunged with knife is 23-year-old on the force for 16 months
The officer who fatally shot 16-year-old Ma'Khia Bryant as she lunged at two people with a knife is a 23-year-old who had been on the force for 16 months, according to a personnel file obtained by Fox News.
Indiana man gets 35 years for sextortion scheme targeting women, high school girls
An Indiana man will spend 35 years behind bars for a sextortion scheme in which he threatened to publicize nude photos of women and girls – some as young as 15 – unless they sent more sexually explicit photos and videos.
Psaki has nothing to say on whether Biden will extend 100-day mask challenge
With just over 50 percent of Americans who have received at least one vaccine, press secretary Jen Psaki punted a question on whether the White House would extend its call for Americans to mask up beyond 100 days. 
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How Prince Philip played a 'crucial' role in preparing Prince William as future king: royal expert
For years, prior to his death on April 9 at age 99, Prince Philip was instrumental in shaping William for the rigors that come with ruling over a nation – a position Queen Elizabeth II has held for 69 years since she took the throne on Feb. 6, 1952.
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Bret Baier: Democrats' attempt to make Washington DC 51st state “not realistic” right now
Admitting Washington D.C. to the Union as the 51st state is "not realistic" unless Senate Democrats are able to make "the filibuster go by the wayside," Fox News chief political anchor Bret Baier told "The Story" Thursday.
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In Germany, more than 1,200 new words have been created in age of COVID-19
A singular German word overflowing with length and precision can flummox an English speaker: from its amount of letters to its complex meaning.
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Rep. Biggs requests answers about migrants housed in Arizona hotels
Rep. Andy Biggs, R-Ariz., is calling for answers from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) after reports that hundreds of migrants are being housed in hotels in states like Arizona.
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Unlock the cage: Fight promotion returns after year break
Anthony Pettis could have kept fighting in UFC or considered other mixed martial arts promotions where the potential of a championship fight might be years down the road -- if it developed at all.
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Viewers flee CNN during Jim Acosta’s new weekend show as network’s ratings suffer
CNN's viewership is suffering three weeks into the experiment of giving former White House correspondent Jim Acosta weekend anchor duties.
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Greta Thunberg tells House panel fossil fuel subsidies are a 'disgrace'
Greta Thunberg, 18-year-old Swedish climate activist, called fossil fuel subsidies a "disgrace" before a House committee hearing on Thursday. 
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New York police, protesters clash over tent encampment eviction in front of police station
Police in Albany, N.Y., on Thursday notified protesters camped outside a police station for nearly a week that they must end their "unlawful occupation."
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NCAA tweaks college football OT format to shorten games
College football teams will have to go for 2 after touchdowns starting with the second overtime possession, and beginning in the third round each team will get one play to score from the 3-yard line.
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House Republicans demand answers from VP Harris on 'politically motivated' border decision
EXCLUSIVE: House Republicans are demanding answers from Vice President Kamala Harris on whether a facility for migrant children in Florida has not been activated because of the Democrat's personal politics. 
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Krispy Kreme’s 'Strawberry Glaze Craze' doughnuts are back by popular demand
Krispy Kreme is back at it again, but this time with a limited-time strawberry glaze.
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Republican states lambaste legal defects of Biden's 'radical' climate plan
Republican state attorneys general are taking issue with legal defects in President Biden's plan to reduce U.S. carbon emissions in half from 2005 levels by 2030.
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Murdered Fort Hood soldier Vanessa Guillen deserves same respect as George Floyd, Biden must act, family says
A year after 20-year-old U.S. Army Spc. Vanessa Guillen was reported missing from Fort Hood in Texas, her family appealed to President Biden to join in their fight to end sexual violence in the military.
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Evans denied Baddoo, Pirates beat Tigers 4-2 with 2-run 8th
Phillip Evans kept Akil Baddoo's drive to left field in the park in the seventh inning to help Pittsburgh escape a jam, and the Pirates scored twice in the eighth to beat the Detroit Tigers 4-2 on Thursday.
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LeBron James says NBA is 'better off when the Knicks are winning'
Behind 40 points and 10 rebounds from Julius Randle, the New York Knicks rolled to a 137-127 overtime victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night.
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Berkeley mayor: Defunding the police is 'reimagining public safety'
Berkeley, California, Mayor Jesse Arreguín, D., defended his city's recent decision to strip the police department of 12 percent of its budget during an interview with CNN Thursday by giving defunding the police a new name, calling it the "reimagining" of "public safety."
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Parent of high school student says students are being turned into 'activist' instead of being taught to think'
A parent of a high school student took issue with “critical race theory” being integrated into classrooms and children being turned into activists on "America's Newsroom"
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Former NFL player Geno Hayes, 33, in hospice care with liver disease: report
Former NFL linebacker Geno Hayes is in hospice care at his parents’ home in Georgia after battling liver disease for two years, according to multiple reports. He is 33. 
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Knicks win 8th in row, top Hawks 137-127 OT as Randle soars
Julius Randle had 40 points and 10 rebounds to lead New York to a 137-127 overtime victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night, the Knicks' NBA-best eighth straight win.
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CNN guest suggests a social worker could have prevented Ma’Khia Bryant shooting
A CNN guest suggested on Thursday that a social worker could have prevented the fatal police shooting of 16-year-old Ma’Khia Bryant in Columbus, Ohio and the liberal network’s anchors didn’t bother to ask how one could have intervened.
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Longhorn Band will be required to play 'The Eyes of Texas'
The University of Texas has announced that its traditional marching and pep bands will be required to play “The Eyes of Texas” when they return to performing, but a new band will also be created that won't play the school song with racist elements in its past.
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Donovan McNabb says Black quarterbacks are evaluated differently during NFL Draft process
Donovan McNabb is arguably the greatest quarterback in Philadelphia Eagles history, and he’s one of the best Black signal-callers to ever play in the NFL.
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EPL looks to deploy moves to stop future Super League threat
Having rapidly mobilized to thwart rebel clubs from joining a breakaway European competition, the Premier League is taking steps to prevent the so-called “Big Six” from attempting something similar in the future.
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Reward increased to help find suspect who scraped ‘Trump’ on manatee: report
Authorities in Florida still searching for the person responsible for scrawling "Trump" on a manatee's back earlier this year are now offering an additional $5,000 for information.
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Senate passes Asian hate crimes bill with bipartisan support
The Senate passed an Asian hate crimes bill Thursday, aimed at addressing the spike in attacks targeting the Asian-American community during the coronavirus pandemic.
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